The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Automation Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Tester
England / Yorkshire
Rank 155 214 244
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +30
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 70 31 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.34% 0.49% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 0.50% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 61 31 20
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5095 6145 7047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.68% 96.95% 98.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4360 5135 5815
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region that featured Automation Tester in the job title.

Automation Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Tester across the Yorkshire region.

Automation Tester Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Automation Tester
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Tester across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Automation Tester Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Automation Tester
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Tester within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +59 54 £50,000 +42.85% 7
South Yorkshire +14 8 £45,000 +63.63%
North Yorkshire +2 8 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Automation Tester
England

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Automation Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Automation Tester in the job title.

1 62 (65.96%) Selenium
2 57 (60.64%) C#
3 55 (58.51%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (53.19%) Test Scripting
5 49 (52.13%) Cucumber
6 48 (51.06%) Java
7 47 (50.00%) BDD
8 46 (48.94%) TDD
9 39 (41.49%) Automation Testing
10 38 (40.43%) Test Automation
11 36 (38.30%) Automated Testing
12 33 (35.11%) WebDriver
13 29 (30.85%) System Integration Testing
13 29 (30.85%) SDLC
14 25 (26.60%) Gherkin
15 23 (24.47%) Jenkins
16 22 (23.40%) Configuration Management
17 21 (22.34%) Python
18 18 (19.15%) GitHub
19 15 (15.96%) .NET
20 12 (12.77%) SQL
20 12 (12.77%) Software Testing
20 12 (12.77%) QA
20 12 (12.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
21 11 (11.70%) Scrum
22 10 (10.64%) XML
22 10 (10.64%) ISTQB
22 10 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
22 10 (10.64%) Functional Testing
23 9 (9.57%) Continuous Improvement

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.06%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.19%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (19.15%) GitHub
2 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.19%) MySQL
3 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 62 (65.96%) Selenium
2 49 (52.13%) Cucumber
3 33 (35.11%) WebDriver
4 23 (24.47%) Jenkins
5 9 (9.57%) SpecFlow
6 8 (8.51%) eggPlant
7 7 (7.45%) SoapUI
8 6 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (5.32%) JIRA
10 4 (4.26%) Git (software)
10 4 (4.26%) JMeter
10 4 (4.26%) RSpec
10 4 (4.26%) Visual Studio
11 3 (3.19%) TestComplete
12 2 (2.13%) FitNesse
12 2 (2.13%) NUnit
12 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 2 (2.13%) Subversion
12 2 (2.13%) TestNG
13 1 (1.06%) JUnit
General
1 9 (9.57%) Finance
1 9 (9.57%) Retail
2 4 (4.26%) Advertising
2 4 (4.26%) Banking
2 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (26.60%) Gherkin
2 15 (15.96%) .NET
3 10 (10.64%) XML
4 5 (5.32%) SOAP
5 4 (4.26%) CSS
5 4 (4.26%) HTML
5 4 (4.26%) JSON
6 3 (3.19%) Web Services
6 3 (3.19%) WPF
7 2 (2.13%) Behat
7 2 (2.13%) React
7 2 (2.13%) WSDL
7 2 (2.13%) XSD
8 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.06%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.19%) iPad
2 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (58.51%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (53.19%) Test Scripting
3 47 (50.00%) BDD
4 46 (48.94%) TDD
5 39 (41.49%) Automation Testing
6 38 (40.43%) Test Automation
7 36 (38.30%) Automated Testing
8 29 (30.85%) SDLC
8 29 (30.85%) System Integration Testing
9 22 (23.40%) Configuration Management
10 12 (12.77%) Software Testing
11 11 (11.70%) Scrum
12 10 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (10.64%) Functional Testing
13 9 (9.57%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (9.57%) Exploratory Testing
14 7 (7.45%) API Testing
14 7 (7.45%) E-Commerce
15 5 (5.32%) Mentoring
16 4 (4.26%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (60.64%) C#
2 48 (51.06%) Java
3 21 (22.34%) Python
4 12 (12.77%) SQL
5 8 (8.51%) Ruby
6 4 (4.26%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.19%) VBScript
8 2 (2.13%) C
8 2 (2.13%) C++
8 2 (2.13%) Perl
8 2 (2.13%) PHP
8 2 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (12.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 10 (10.64%) ISTQB
3 9 (9.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.77%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 8 (8.51%) Microsoft
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